Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Ashworth pitches complete game as Saints defeat FMU 5-3
    February 18, 2018
    ST. AUGUSTINE, FL – Flagler College junior right-handed pitcher Ryan Ashworth pitched a complete game giving up just three runs as the Saints win 5-3 to finish off the three-game sweep of Francis Marion University Sunday afternoon (Feb. 18) in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Johnson sets table for Patriots’ 9-1 win
    February 18, 2018
    Junior shortstop Taylor Johnson extended her season-long hitting streak to 10 games with a 4-for-4 day and senior third baseman Sam Chiudina and junior catcher Chelsea Welty both homered as Francis Marion University defeated Mercy College (N.Y.) 9-1, Sunday afternoon (Feb. 18) in the final game of the Patriots Invitational Softball Tournament.
  • Pinch-hit grand slam helps Royals rally past Patriots
    February 17, 2018
    Freshman pinch hitter Madison Ackerman crushed a grand slam home in the sixth inning to help Queens University of Charlotte rally late to defeat Francis Marion University 8-2, Saturday night (Feb. 17) in the sixth game of the Patriots Invitational Softball Tournament.
  • Patriots drop doubleheader against Flagler
    February 17, 2018
    Francis Marion University dropped the first two games of a three-game series 4-3 in 10 innings and 7-5 against Flagler College, Saturday (Feb. 17) afternoon in Peach Belt Conference baseball action.
  • Browning-led Patriots push past Flagler 66-58
    February 17, 2018
    Senior guard Detrek Browning scored a game-high 24 points and Francis Marion University used a 12-0 run to start the second half and the Patriots held off Flagler College for a 66-58 Peach Belt Conference victory on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 17) in men’s basketball action.
  • Twins homer in 9-4 FMU win over Hawks
    February 17, 2018
    Junior twins Jessica and Jaimie Harney each homered off the big scoreboard in left field and combined to drive in seven runs as Francis Marion University claimed a 9-4 win over Chowan University, Saturday afternoon (Feb. 17) in the fourth game of the Patriots Invitational Softball Tournament.
  • Third-quarter Flagler run sinks Patriots 64-52
    February 17, 2018
    An 18-4 third-quarter run by Flagler College put the game out of reach against Francis Marion University as the Saints went on to a 64-52 win on Saturday afternoon (Feb. 17) in Peach Belt Conference women?s basketball action.
  • Extra-Inning homer beats Patriots 10-9
    February 16, 2018
    Junior second baseman Sydney Ditto drilled a three-run extra-inning homer to give Queens University of Charlotte a 10-9 win over Francis Marion University, Friday night (Feb. 16) in the second game of the Patriots Invitational Softball Tournament.
  • Patriot great Pearl Moore recognized again by WBB HOF
    February 16, 2018
    Already an inducted member of the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, former Francis Marion University great Pearl Moore was again recognized the Hall of Fame during the recent announcement of its Class of 2018.
  • Henning and Wintrich help Patriot Women to 7-1 win over Trojans; FMU men fall 7-2
    February 15, 2018
    Aided by three points from senior Sofia Henning and junior Anna Wintrich, the 20th-ranked Francis Marion University women’s tennis team defeated the University of Mount Olive 7-1 on Thursday (Feb. 15) in college tennis action. The Patriot men dropped three hard-fought and lengthy doubles matches and dropped a 7-2 decision to Mount Olive.
  • FMU outfielder DeLeon earns PBC weekly honors ; Patriots host Invite
    February 15, 2018
    Francis Marion University outfielder Taylor DeLeon has been named the Peach Belt Conference Freshman of the Week, for the week of Feb. 5-11.
  • Patriots capture key PBC win as Browning and Parker combine for 49
    February 14, 2018
    Two nights after combining for 51 points, senior guard Detrek Browning and junior forward Brandon Parker got together to score 49 on Wednesday night (Feb. 14) to lead Francis Marion University to an 80-65 win over Augusta University in Peach Belt Conference men’s basketball action.
  • Chandler and Bullock help Patriots past Jaguars 64-50
    February 14, 2018
    Senior Khai Chandler scored a game-high 20 points, including 14 in the second half, and sophomore guard Abigail Bullock tallied 18 points and seven rebounds to lead Francis Marion University to a 64-50 Peach Belt Conference victory over Augusta University, Wednesday night (Feb. 14) in women’s basketball action.
  • Chapman’s sacrifice fly helps FMU earn its 7th win
    February 14, 2018
    Senior first baseman Trey Chapman stroked a sacrifice fly to deep left center field which gave Francis Marion University the lead and eventually the 4-2 win over Chowan University, Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 14) in non-conference collegiate baseball action.